Daniel Craig and Kerry Washington Team Up in “Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery,” the latest Knives Out film

Daniel Craig and Kerry Washington (IMDb)

Kerry Washington, the talented Emmy-nominated actress, is set to join the esteemed cast of Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery, the latest installment in the Knives Out franchise.

Washington will star alongside Daniel Craig, who reprises his role as the brilliant and charismatic detective Benoit Blanc. The film, directed by Rian Johnson, also features a talented ensemble cast, including Josh O’Connor, Cailee Spaeny, and Andrew Scott.

Kerry Washington is cast in Wake Up Dead Man (IMDb)

The plot details remain under wraps, but the film is expected to deliver the same level of intrigue, suspense, and clever twists that have become a hallmark of the Knives Out series. With Johnson at the helm, audiences can expect a witty and engaging script, paired with outstanding performances from the cast.

Washington’s addition to the cast further solidifies the film’s star-studded ensemble, a hallmark of the Knives Out series. Her versatility and range have made her a sought-after actress in both film and television.

Her upcoming projects include Six Triple Eight, directed by Tyler Perry, and Shadow Force, an action film from Lionsgate. She also stars in the Hulu series Unprisoned, which has been renewed for a second season.

With her talent, dedication, and commitment to her craft, Washington continues to be in high demand in the entertainment industry. Her representation includes CAA, Washington Square Arts, and attorney Gretchen Rush.

As production on Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery prepares to begin, audiences eagerly anticipate the latest installment in this beloved franchise.